The Sierra Vista Hospital location, a 171-bed psychiatric care facility located in south Sacramento, is a full-service mental health facility and a center of support for patients and their families. Since 1986, we have offered our clinical expertise to those suffering from emotional, behavioral and addiction problems.
The Assistant Director of Nursing Services (ADON) is responsible for ensuring coordinated delivery of patient care in accordance with the established standards of care, mental health practice and hospital policy, goals and objectives. Implements standards of nursing practice, policies and procedures for all nursing services, nursing standards of patient care, and standards of nursing practice, promotes professional growth among nursing staff, assists the Director of Nursing in coordinating with program directors to guide the provision of nursing care required by all patients and patient populations served in the facility. The ADON assists the Director of Nursing in establishing and implementing policies and procedures; and coordinating with Staff Development and Performance Improvement. The Assistant Director of Nursing Service is responsible for the Infection Prevention program of the hospital, providing for the investigation and surveillance of suspected outbreaks of infection and planning, implementing and evaluating infection prevention and control measures.
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Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.